Thursday Feb 27
Rolison nominated by GOP to challenge Gipson for state Senate
Dutchess County Legislature Chairman Rob Rolison, R-Poughkeepsie, has been nominated by his fellow Republicans to run for the 41st state Senate seat currently held by Democrat Terry Gipson of Rhinebeck.
Thursday Feb 27
Today's news summary, Feb. 27, 2014
There is plenty of chatter today about layoffs. The Journal has received some tips that some cuts are happening in Poughkeepsie.
Hayworth kicks off campaign
Vowing to take on Washington's "arrogant elitists," while running her campaign with a "neighborly approach," Mount Kisco's Nan Hayworth on Sunday launched her bid to unseat Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney in the 18th Congressional District.
Ken Hall: Is Maloney making a Nan Hayworth victory easy?
Her victory will not have much to do with policy differences between her and the man who beat her two years ago, Sean Patrick Maloney, or the amount of money each has.
Nan Hayworth to Launch Comeback House Bid
Former Republican Rep. Nan Hayworth will formally announce on Sunday that she will run for the House seat in New York's 18th Congressional District, setting up a likely rematch with the liberal Democrat who ousted her from Congress.
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Nan Hayworth to kick off congressional re-match Sunday
Hayworth, a Bedford Republican who was defeated in her re-election bid in 2012, sent an email to supporters on Wednesday, notifying them of her plan Sunday to formally announce another bid for the 18th congressional district.